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Zayo accepts USD 14.3 bln takeover offer from Digital Colony, EQT

Wednesday 8 May 2019 | 14:18 CET | News
Zayo has confirmed a deal to be acquired by the infrastructure investors Digital Colony and EQT Infrastructure for USD 14.3 billion. The new owners said they plan to continue Zayo's strategy and keep the private company based in Colorado. 

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